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SkillSelect Invitation Round September 2019 - Australia Invites Candidates for GSM visas

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 28, Sep 2019

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The Department of Home Affairs Australia has finally released the details of September 2019 SkillSelect Invitation Round. The Invitation round took place on 11th September 2019 to issue 200 invites under GSM (General Skilled Migration) visas, i.e. Skilled Independent Subclass 189 and Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa Subclass 489.

Let's find out more details about latest Invitation round for two key GSM visas.

September 2019 SkillSelect Invitation Round

The SkillSelect Invitation round occurs on 11th day of every month and this month was no exception as Invitation round opened on 11th September only.

11th September SkillSelect Invitation round Results

Visa subclass Number of Invitations Minimum Point Score
Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) 100   85
Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 489) 100 85
The DHA has invited 100 candidates for each GSM visa, i.e. Subclass 189 visa (100 invites) and Subclass 489 visa (100 invites). The minimum point score requirement was also the same for both the visa categories, i.e. 85 points.

Pro rata occupations in the September 11, 2019 invitation round

Find below the points requirement, date of effect etc. for the pro-rata occupations:

Subclass Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Latest date of effect
189 2211 Accountants 95 5/09/2019 9:57pm
189 2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 85 3/08/2018 11:37am
489 2334 Electronics Engineer 85 28/05/2019 12:12am
189 2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 95 10/09/2019 10:53pm
189 2339 Other Engineering Professionals 95 27/08/2019 9:51am
489 2339 Other Engineering Professionals 85 3/06/2018 12:06am
189 2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 85 8/07/2019 3:29am
489 2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 90 23/08/2019 12:04pm
189 2613 Software and Applications Programmers 85 3/08/2019 3:22pm
489 2613 Software and Applications Programmers 85 5/07/2019 3:36pm
189 2631 Computer Network Professionals 85 10/07/2019 5:53am
489 2631 Computer Network Professionals 85 13/08/2019 2:44pm
Now, Australia has invited total 1,500 candidates since July 2019, i.e. the start of program year 2019-2020. Out of this total number 1,200 invites were issued to the candidates under Subclass 189 visa, while 300 invitations went to Subclass 489 visa candidates. The month of July saw the highest number of invitation issued, i.e. 1,200, however, since then Australia has issued just 100 invitations for each visa category in both Invitation rounds after July 2019.
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Key Reasons to Apply Skilled PR visa in Australia this year

Despite the less number of invitations in the present invitation round, it's still the best time to apply Skilled PR Visa in Australia, with changes in point system taking effect from November 2019 and with new occupation lists with new quota released already. With these factors, your chances of getting an invite for Australia PR will certainly increase in upcoming invitation rounds this year.

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Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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